The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 138 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 12 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.66% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.88% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 9
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Software Architecture
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1934 1827 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.95% 75.56% 68.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1354 1126
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture.

1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) Maven
3 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) Open Source
3 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) XML
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) SOA
5 7 (35.00%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) J2EE
7 5 (25.00%) Struts
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) JDBC
7 5 (25.00%) Servlets
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) DTS
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Maven
2 7 (35.00%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (25.00%) French Language
2 2 (10.00%) Avionics
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Principal Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) Struts
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) JDBC
4 5 (25.00%) Servlets
4 5 (25.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) FreeMarker
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) Struts2
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) Vaadin
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Open Source
1 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) SOA
4 6 (30.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) EAI
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) AspectJ
5 3 (15.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) XPath
6 2 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Genesys
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